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Comedy Central
Nov 27, 2012 11:00pm PST
, between payroll and income taxes they pay more than 30%. a number of the extremely wealthy people pay less than 15% and some pay less than 10% and some pay nothing. >> jon: this is because of capital gains and the cayman islands. >> the whole works. >> jon: and bags that are kept dangling. (laughter) >> you're getting warm. >> jon: exactly. what then about the argument where they say that's double taxation if you do capital gains and that will hurt investment. this is clearly something you also have to deal with at the magazine. >> well, we hope so, double taxation. >> jon: but is that a valid -- >> well, if somebody out there is making $70,000 a year at whatever their job they're paying income tax and payroll taxes. they're getting taxed twice, too. and in my own case i paid a very low rate in 2009 which i wrote about. practically all my capital gains came from bond, there was no double taxation there. >> jon: they're saying that unless the rich can pay less they won't invest in companies and america. that the job creators must be -- and we should also get them -- i guess it's called feat
Comedy Central
Nov 21, 2012 11:00pm PST
to pay fair city college in your taxes, go to another state where they don't have these columns. if you want to live where people can get a good education, people who otherwise couldn't afford it, go live where the taxes pay for those schools. as ronald reagan said people can vote with their feet. >> jon: ultimate the federal government-- poor people, obviously their suz, the soles are not as quick, have trouble trouble with mobility in some sparse. you're saying the federal government should not be involved in education at all. >> no, the federal government should not be involved in education. >> jon: at all. >> or the constitution should be amended to reflect the consensus that it should. but when the federal government exceeds the constitution and it's the supreme law of the land, how can we trust the federal government to do anything? the federal government might even spy on the country tea chief spy because they think he's having an affair, even though that's against the law they've sworn to uphold. >> jon: if your argument is we can't trust the federal government to do anything
Comedy Central
Nov 20, 2012 11:00pm PST
from the self-sufficiency, white medicare retirees and upper class tax-avoidance experts, or as they're also known-- your audience. we'll be right back. ( cheers and applause ) b#>,x >> jon: welcome back. last night brought a big storm to ( bleep ) mountain of which the citizens were unrepaired having relied on their internal forecast. they're professionals and after the initial panic over the number decide the party of person responsibility did what is itt does best-- figure out why it wasn't their fault. subject number one, the media. >> the mainstream media favors obama. >> the numbers from the exit polling seemed to mirror or parrot the liberal media. >> when you have the national media working compulse eiffel your behalf it is very difficult to break thiew the noise to the reality. >> jon: sure, and even though the pew research center found the media was being about equally negative tow beating candidates in the run-up to election day, that story itself was reported in... ♪ ♪ the media. ( laughter ) and don't think god is getting off the hook in this election. >> i do thi
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